Hôtel Grand Monarque is an 18th-century post house, located at the heart of the Loire Valley in Azay-le-Rideau, 492 feet from its famous castle. It features a lounge bar. The hotel with stone walls and exposed beams .The spacious guest rooms are uniquely decorated with antique furnishings and each have a private bathroom. All rooms have free Wi-Fi connection. A daily buffet breakfast is served daily at a surcharge. Free parking is available nearby, and private parking is available upon request for guests exploring the Indre-et-Loire region by car. Tours Val de Loire Airport is 22 mi away. Bike storage is available on site and several cycling paths can be found in the area.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

Hôtel Grand Monarque has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Sep 7, 2010

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.6)

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info


Private parking at the hotel


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Room Type
1 queen bed
2 twin beds
1 queen bed
2 twin beds
1 queen bed
2 twin beds
1 twin bed
1 queen bed
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Travel Sustainable Level 3+
This property has made significant commitments towards sustainability by subscribing to one or more third-party sustainability certifications.
Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Azay-le-Rideau
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  • Jane
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The owner and the staff are extraordinary - so helpful and pleasant - helping with everything ! Breakfast is exceptional !
  • Christine
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Our room, at the lower end of the price range, was spacious and well equipped, featuring some older furniture as well as modern. It was very quiet, despite the town being very busy with a night street fair... Parking was in a secure location very...
  • Peter
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Smart, clean, comfortable hotel (with an elevator and a/c!) conveniently located in Azay-le-Rideau.
  • Mita
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    well maintained, clean, comfortable, good location, very helpful staff
  • Assaf
    We are a family with two children (12 and 10 yrs old). We stayed for 5 nights at two double rooms. Rooms are very comfortable (beds were extremely comfortable) and very clean with pleasant design. we had a nice breakfast. we used the property...
  • M
    Expensive but well worth the price Shame they charge for the Parkin. Due to their standard should be a courtesy
  • Neil
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Modern facilities in historic buildings.Staff very helpful. Lives up to 4star rating.
  • Stephen
    Our room was unique, with high ceilings and windows in 2 directions. The bed was an extremely comfortable King Size. The Breakfast was very diverse and fresh. Location is directly in the center of the town and just a short walk from the chateau
  • Georgina
    Everything went well. The welcoming was very warm.
  • Jason
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    It was a beautiful property in a great central location. Incredibly clean, the rooms were so spacious and the staff were exceptional

Hotel area info *

Amenities of Hôtel Grand Monarque
Great facilities! Review score, 9.3

Most popular amenities
  • Private Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Coffee machine
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Bar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Private parking is available on site (reservation is needed) and costs € 7 per day.
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Baggage storage
    • Wake-up service
    • Fax/Photocopying
      Additional charge
    • Business center
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
      Additional charge
    Front Desk Services
    • Invoice provided
    Entertainment & Family Services
    • Board games/Puzzles
    Safety & security
    • Fire extinguishers
    • CCTV outside property
    • CCTV in common areas
    • Smoke alarms
    • Key card access
    • Safe
    • Air conditioning
    • Smoke-free property
    • Heating
    • Elevator
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Wheelchair accessible
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • Spanish
    • French

    House rules

    Hôtel Grand Monarque takes special requests – add in the next step!


    From 3:00 PM to 10:00 PM


    From 7:30 AM to 11:00 AM



    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

    Children & Beds

    Child policies

    Children of all ages are welcome.

    To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

    Crib and extra bed policies

    0 - 2 years
    Crib upon request
    € 10 per child, per night

    Prices for cribs aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

    The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

    There are no extra beds available at this property.

    All cribs are subject to availability.

    No age restriction

    There's no age requirement for check-in


    Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.

    Mastercard Visa Cash Hôtel Grand Monarque accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

    The fine print

    Please note that access to most of the guest rooms is via 1 flight of stairs. Please contact the property for further information on accessibility.

    When booking 5 or more rooms, the total amount of the reservation will be requested before arrival and will be nonrefundable. The property will contact you after booking with more information regarding this.

    Bar is closed from Sun, Dec 24, 2023 until Tue, Dec 26, 2023

    FAQs about Hôtel Grand Monarque

    • Check-in at Hôtel Grand Monarque is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

    • The prices at Hôtel Grand Monarque may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • Guests staying at Hôtel Grand Monarque can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.0).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Continental

    • Hôtel Grand Monarque offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • Hôtel Grand Monarque is 150 feet from the center of Azay-le-Rideau. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

      • Room options at Hôtel Grand Monarque include:

        • Single
        • Double
        • Suite